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Month: July 2015

Gateway Cafe open for the Summer Holidays ?>

Gateway Cafe open for the Summer Holidays

Over the next few weeks, the charity INNA will be caretaking the Gateway Cafe to provide visitors with light refreshments. All profits will be going to the charity and will ensure that everyone will be kept hydrated during what we hope will be a long, hot summer! We hope you enjoy meeting, playing and skating at your new park and that you will share your images and experiences with us on Twitter. Nothing makes us happier than seeing all those…

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We Won! ?>

We Won!

We are excited to announce that The Big Parks Project’s engineering services consultancy Crofton, have won the Constructing Excellence 2015 award for sustainability. Speaking about the project judges said ” This entry overwhelmingly met all category criteria with excellent community buy – in and a low energy building, rebuilt from poor energy stock. A holistic, long-term sustainability approach”. The judges were particularly impressed that despite having a relatively small budget, sustainable technologies were kept as a priority during the engineering process:…

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